Start writing fiction: characters and stories
Start writing fiction: characters and stories

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Start writing fiction: characters and stories

7.1.2 Reviewing your story

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You will now have left the story you wrote in Starting to write your story [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)]  for a short while – hopefully for at least a few days. Return to it and read it through.

Consider your story in light of discussions around published novels in Formulating and sharing technical opinion.

  • Are there any aspects in your own work that tally with elements you enjoyed reading in the published novels?
  • Are there any aspects that you noticed about published novels where the writing was seen to be ‘working’ that are relevant to your writing?
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